Sydney-based Author in Manila for Philippine Readers and Writers Festival

Kristyn Maslog-Levis, Sydney-based Filipino writer and author of young adult series The Girl Between Two Worlds and The Girl Between Light and Dark, will be in Manila for the Philippine Readers and Writers Festival.  It will be held on August 10-12 in Raffles Makati. Her two books follow the fantastical story of Karina. On Karina’s sixteenth birthday, she discovers…

18 Fiction Writers Who are also Teachers

#AnvilCelebrates World Teachers Day! To celebrate this day, and to mark the end of Teachers’ month, let us take a look at some of our fictionists who are also educators. Alfred Yuson Alfred A. Yuson a.k.a. Krip Yuson, teaches fiction and poetry at Ateneo de Manila University, where he held the Henry Lee Irwin Professorial Chair….

#AnvilReadlist: 8 Reads to Commemorate Ninoy Aquino Day

[C]ome August 21, we will commemorate the life of one of the most important figures in the Philippine history, former senator Benigno “Ninoy” Aquino, Jr. Regarded as a hero by many, the martyr was gunned down during the Martial Law era that resulted to the bloodless EDSA People Power Revolution ousting the dictator Marcos from position….

“Crimetime: Inspector SJ Tuason Case Files” Now Available as E-Book

  About the author [M]aria L. M. Fres-Felix is a U.S.-educated economist turned fictionist. Her first book, ‘Sup? won the Grand Prize in the Pilar Perez Medallion for Teen Writing. Her third book, Boy in the Platinum Palace and Other Stories was a finalist for the National Book Awards in 2015. She is described by National Artist F. Sionil Jose…